Bulletin of 7 February 2021 updated

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. Gates                                                           www.magherafeltparish.org

PARISH CENTRE              

The Parish Centre is closed until further notice, for enquiries contact 07872525938.

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. Please see the club Facebook for more information.

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. Please see the club Facebook re details of Lotto; Thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Brendan Keenan 078 1087 1370.


THE SOCIETY OF ST VINCENT DE PAUL MAGHERAFELT would like to thank everyone for their continued generosity and support during this difficult time.  Envelopes for Donations are available at the back of the Church and can be returned to us in the Church Collection box.  Helpline 028 7930 0819

The following services are all available on webcam –

Masses Saturday 6.15pm, Sunday 10.30am & 12noon

Weekday Masses 11am,

Novena Monday 7.30pm, Holy Hour Wednesday 7pm



REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Frank Scullion, Ann McElhone, Kieran Dougan, Stephen Kirkham, Anthony Patrick McKee (Kuala Lumpur), Paul Devlin (Galway), Brendan Hagan (Montana USA) and Patricia Dolan (Enniskillen) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –

Sat. 6 Feb.            Carmel Devlin, Helen Armstrong

Sun. 7 Feb.           Francis McSwiggan,

                                Chrissie Bradley (MM 10.30am)

                                Philip McDonnell (MM 12noon)

Mon. 8 Feb.          Phyllis Gillis, John Clayton, Willie John Hutchinson, Jean McOscar, Ramiro Luna

                                Jim McKee (MM 7.30pm Magherafelt)

Tues. 9 Feb.         Patricia Bothwell, May Corr

Wed.10 Feb.         Joe McCorry, Rosaleen Walls, John O’Kane,

                                Mary McCann, Willie John Halferty,

                                Eamonn O’Kane, Felix O’Kane

Thurs. 11 Feb.     Lawrence Gribbin

Fri. 12 Feb            James Maye, Molly Gallagher

Sat. 13 Feb.          Charlie Higgins, Elizabeth Keenan, John Higgins, John Mooney, Robert McKee, May O’Hagan,

                                Lily Johnston

(Sunday 14 February Kieran Dougan MM 12noon Magherafelt)

Anniversary notices for the bulletin – please phone the Parish Office on 028 7963 3635 or email office@magherafeltparish.org

Daily and Weekend Masses in the Parish will be available via webcam only, until further notice. 

The Churches will remain open for solitary private prayer from 11.30am – 6pm weekdays & from 12.45pm – 6pm Sundays in Magherafelt and from 10am – 5pm each day in Castledawson.

Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals may continue with restrictions.

We will continue this week with the Novena Mass at 7.30pm on Monday and the Holy Hour on Wednesday at 7pm, both via webcam.


FIRST FRIDAY CALLS – Due to the increase in number of Covid-19 cases it is not advisable to carry out home/nursing home visits at present.  Fr. Gates & Fr. Branigan are available for emergency sick calls.

CATHOLIC ENGAGED ENCOUNTER – A ‘Zoom’ online Marriage Preparation course is planned for 27-28 March 2021.  This 2-day course is a positive way of preparing for Marriage where you will discover how you can enrich your future relationship; for information & booking see marriageencounter.ie or 028 2763 8512.


Virtual courses available, for booking and information see www.courses.accord.ie